Welcome to Microsoft Word 2016 Made Easy

A step-by-step guide for PC users
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  • Lectures 101
  • Length 5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

What is the course about?

This Microsoft Word 2016 course consists of an introduction of the features and functionality of MS Word 2016. The student will create and edit documents using various commands, saving documents, and properly exiting a software application program.

What kind of materials are included?

This course includes step-by-step video tutorials, supplemental documents, hands-on activities, and assessments.

How long will the course take to complete?

The course is designed for approximately three to four weeks, however some learners may complete the course in a shorter time frame.

How is the course structured?

The course includes sixteen sections, along with assessments, weekly video tutorials, and activities.

Why take this course?

Microsoft Word is the most widely used application by students and employees alike, because it is easy to use.

Research shows that Microsoft Office is the only software package called out within the top 20 skills needed across all occupations. Microsoft Office is No. 3 on the list of skills most required, and Microsoft PowerPoint and Word are No. 11 and No. 13 most required skills. Therefore, in order for you to compete in today's workforce, it is important for you obtain skills in Microsoft Office.

What are the requirements?

  • Students need to have Microsoft Word 2016 installed on their computers.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand and recognize the basic structure of the Microsoft Word 2016 software application.
  • Develop knowledge and skills through guided hands-on video tutorial sessions and assigned activities.
  • Apply knowledge and skills in the workplace, on the job, and at home.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for individuals who have very little or no experience working with Microsoft Word 2016.
  • This software application course is not meant for advanced users of Microsoft Office applications.

What you get with this course?

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome to Microsoft Word 2016 Made Easy
01:41

By the end of this video the student will understand what they will receive from the course, curriculum layout, and how to contact the instructor.

10 questions

By the end of this pre-assessment the student will gain an understanding of what they know, understand, and are able to do in Microsoft Word 2016.

Section 2: Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016
01:40

By the end of this video you will have a basic understanding of Microsoft Word 2016.

03:38

By the end of this video you will be able to locate and open Microsoft Word in a new blank document.

04:24

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to change the views in Microsoft Word 2016.

04:08

By the end of this video tutorial you will be able to change the zoom options in Microsoft Word 2016.

04:54

By the end of this video tutorial students will be able to arrange documents based on their own preferences in Microsoft Word 2016.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

5 questions

This quiz will test the knowledge you gained in section one of this course.

Section 3: Microsoft Word 2016 - The Basics
07:13

By the end of this video tutorial students will develop a basic understanding of the ribbon in Microsoft Word 2016.

04:38

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to move and add commands to the quick access toolbar in Microsoft Word 2016.

03:32

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to create and save a document in Microsoft Word 2016.

03:05

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to highlight text in Microsoft Word 2016.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

5 questions

This assessment will test your knowledge of section 3: Microsoft Word 2016 - The Basics.

Section 4: Microsoft Word 2016 - Creating and Editing Documents
03:38

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to perform the copy and paste command in Microsoft Word 2016.

03:40

By the end of this video tutorial students will be able to use the cut and paste commands in Microsoft Word 2016.

02:56

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply the format painter command to text within Microsoft Word 2016.

03:11

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to use the undo, redo, and repeat commands in Microsoft Word 2016.

05:07

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to change fonts, font sizes, and color within Microsoft Word 2016.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

5 questions

This assessment will test your knowledge of copy, cut, and pasting, applying the format painter, using the undo and redo commands, and change the fonts, font size, and color.

Section 5: Microsoft Word 2016 - Formatting text
03:46

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply the bold command to text in Microsoft Word 2016.

02:34

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply the italic command to text within Microsoft Word 2016.

03:27

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply underlining to text in Microsoft Word 2016.

02:03

By the end of this video tutorial the student will understand how to apply the strikethrough command in Microsoft Word 2016.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

4 questions

This quiz will test your knowledge of bold formatting, italics, underlining, and the strike through command in Microsoft Word 2016.

Section 6: Microsoft Word 2016 - Additional Formatting
03:55

By the end of the video tutorial you will be able to apply subscript and superscript commands in Microsoft Word 2016.

02:19

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply the text effects command in Microsoft Word 2016.

02:02

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply the text highlighter tool in Microsoft Word 2016.

03:01

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to apply the change case command in Microsoft Word 2016.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

4 questions

This quiz will assessment your knowledge of superscript, subscript, text effects, change case, and text highlighting color.

Section 7: Microsoft Word 2016 - Bullets and Alignment
01:24

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply the clear all formatting command in Microsoft Word 2016.

04:47

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply bullets and numbering in Microsoft Word 2016.

02:07

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to center, align left, align right, and justify text in Microsoft Word 2016.

01:52

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to utilize the increase and decrease commands in Microsoft Word 2016.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

5 questions

This assessment will test your knowledge of clear formatting, bullets and numbering, text alignment, increase and decrease commands.

Section 8: Microsoft Word 2016 - Sorting, Tabs, and Borders
02:05

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to apply the sort text command in Microsoft Word 2016.

03:03

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to demonstrate the show/hide command in Microsoft Word 2016.

03:40

By the end of this video tutorial students will be able to apply right tabs in Microsoft Word 2016.

02:39

By the end of this video tutorial students will be able to apply line and paragraph spacing in Microsoft Word 2016.

06:39

By the end of this video tutorial students will be able to apply borders and shading in Microsoft Word 2016.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will understand the knowledge and skills gained from this section of the course.

5 questions

This quiz will test your knowledge of sorting A to Z, show/hide marks, tab commands, line and paragraph spacing, and borders and shading.

Section 9: Microsoft Word 2016 - Working with Styles
02:35

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to add headings within Microsoft Word 2016.

03:33

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to modify a heading style in Microsoft Word 2016.

03:30

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to create a new heading style in Microsoft Word 2016.

05:03

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to use the find and replace command in Microsoft Word 2016.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

4 questions

This quiz will assess your knowledge of headings, styles, and the find and replace command.

Section 10: Microsoft Word 2016 - Inserting Pages, Breaks, & Tables
02:33

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to add a cover page in Microsoft Word 2016.

03:08

By the end of this video tutorial the student will learn how to add a blank page within a document.

01:55

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to insert a page break within a document.

05:30

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to insert a table in Microsoft Word 2016.

Article
By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.
5 questions

This quiz will assess your knowledge of inserting cover pages, adding blank pages, page breaks, and tables.

Section 11: Microsoft Word 2016 - Inserting pictures, shapes, and charts
07:04

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to insert a picture in Microsoft Word 2016.

04:23

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to insert, resize, add color and text, and change the thickness of a shape in Microsoft Word 2016.

04:00

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to insert and format smart art within Microsoft Word 2016.

05:05

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to insert a chart within a Word document.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

5 questions

This quiz will assess your knowledge of cropping pictures, formatting shapes, applying smart art,and creating charts.

Section 12: Microsoft Word 2016 - Links, Headers and Footers
02:24

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to add a hyperlink in Microsoft Word.

02:57

By the end of the video tutorial the student will be able to add bookmarks within a document.

04:33

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to format headers and footers in a document.

06:10

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to insert page numbers within a Word document.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

3 questions

This quiz will assess your knowledge of hyperlinks, bookmarks, headers and footers, and inserting page numbers.

Section 13: Microsoft Word 2016 - Working with text commands
03:31

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to insert a text box in Microsoft Word.

02:00

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to add Word Art in a document.

02:05

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply the drop cap command in a document.

03:10

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to insert signatures and dates in a document.

02:12

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to add symbols in a document.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

4 questions

This quiz will assess your knowledge of inserting text boxes, word art, drop cap, signatures and dates, and symbols.

Section 14: Microsoft Word 2016 - Page Layout Commands
02:24

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to apply various themes in Microsoft Word.

02:00

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to change margins in Microsoft Word.

02:45

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to change the orientation and size of a document in Microsoft Word.

02:09

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to add columns to a Word document.

Article

By the end of this assessment the student will be able to apply the knowledge and skills gained during this section.

5 questions

This quiz will assess your knowledge of applying themes, page margins, orientation and page size, and columns.

Section 15: Microsoft Word 2016 - Page Background and Forms
04:23

By the end of this video tutorial the student will be able to insert text and picture watermarks in Microsoft Word.

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Instructor Biography

Dr. Harold L. Fisher, Professor/Author

Dr. Harold L. Fisher has been a professor at College of Biblical Studies in Houston, Texas for the last five years, and has been teaching for multiple universities online for the last eight years. Prior to becoming a professor, he taught in public school education for a total of eight years.

He received his doctorate degree in teacher leadership from Walden University, a master’s degree in education from American Intercontinental University in instructional technology, a master’s degree in education from Our Lady of the Lake University with dual majors in curriculum and instruction and master technology teaching, and he holds a third master’s degree in organizational leadership from Baptist Bible College. He finished his Bachelors of Science degree in biblical studies from College of Biblical Studies, and has a Texas teacher certification in Business Education from Texas State University.

He was the recipient of the 2009 Teacher of the Year award in Spring I.S.D. and the 2009 Teacher of the year for the Spring I.S.D. Virtual High School, featured as the 2009 Teacher of the Month (June) by KPRC Channel 2 Houston, and in 2009 he was recognized by Harris County Region 4 as Teacher of the Year. He was recently nominated by his peers to receive an award to the Delta Epsilon Chi Honor Society for Biblical Higher Education for his intellectual achievement, Christian character, and leadership ability.

He is the author of four books, “Virtual Schooling through the eyes of Teachers,” “Attitudes and Perspectives About Teaching of Teachers Who Provide Online Instruction at the Secondary Level,” “A Technology Workbook for Christian Learners” and "Microsoft Office 2010 Made Easy." He is currently working on multiple online courses, articles and book projects.

He has been married to his beautiful wife, Kym for twenty-two years. They have three kids, Brittani, Nicholas, and Sydnee.

Dr. Fisher’s favorite activities are golf, research, and spending vacation time with his wife and kids.

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